This is a fine original etching by British artist James McBey. This subject is The Sussex, it was created and printed in 1916. On March 24, 1916 a German Submarine attacked the French passenger steamer called The Sussex which was then beached with the Bow blown off. The procession showing the removing of the more than 50 people killed in the attack. The image measures 8 3/16X15 1/8 inches. Hand signed in sepia ink from an edition of 76. Illustrated in Lumsden, The Art of Etching..This etching is framed.
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